March 25, 1935-Oct. 2, 2013
TORRINGTON – Graveside funeral services for Glen “Red” Dean Hickman, 78, will be held at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013 at the Valley View Cemetery with Pastor Cliff Hickman officiating.
There will be public visitation from 10 a.m. to noon at the Colyer Funeral Home Chapel prior to the burial services. Red died on Oct. 2, 2013 at the Cheyenne Regional Medical Center.
Those who wish may direct memorial contributions to the American Heart Association. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Colyer Funeral Home, and friends are invited to send condolences to the family at www.colyerfuneralhome.com.
Red was born on March 25, 1935 in Torrington, the son, and oldest of seven children, of John Henry, Sr. and Lola Marie (Groves) Hickman. He grew up and received his education, graduating from Huntley High School in 1954.
Red was employed at R & M Lumber/Century Lumber Company for 47 years. He loved hunting, fishing, sports, carpentry work, telling jokes, and he enjoyed working on lawn mowers. He was a wonderful father, grandfather, brother and friend. He will be greatly missed by family, friends and community.
Red is survived by his daughters, Brenda Hickman and Becky (David) Grimm of Cheyenne; three brothers, Earl “Gene” (Lois) Hickman, John “Jack” Hickman and Robert “Bob” (Betty) Hickman; one sister, Lola “Lynn” Eitzen; six grandchildren; and 10 great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a sister, Elizabeth Banta; one brother, Arthur Hickman; and his long-time companion, Arlene Hariman.
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